Piero Novelli

Group Executive Board - Portrait Piero Novelli

Italian, born 1965

Member of the UBS Group Executive Board since 2018

Function at UBS Group AG

Co-President Investment Bank

Year of initial appointment to UBS Group AG and UBS AG: 2018

Professional history and education

Piero Novelli is co-President Investment Bank of UBS Group AG and UBS AG and became a member of the GEB in October 2018. From May to September 2018 he was Executive Chairman, Corporate Client Solutions. He was appointed co-Executive Chairman ‎of Global Investment Banking in 2017 and the year before he became sole Global Head of Advisory Services including Global M&A. Mr. Novelli re-joined UBS in 2013 as Chairman of Global Mergers and Acquisitions as well as Group Managing Director. From 2011 to 2012, Mr. Novelli was Global co-Head of M&A at Nomura, having worked as Global Head of M&A at UBS between 2004 and 2009. Before that he worked for Merrill Lynch and held the position of Head of European M&A and Head of European Industrials. Mr. Novelli holds a Master‘s degree in management from MIT Sloan School of Management and a Master’s degree in mechanical engineering from Universita Degli Studi Di Roma.